Translation of saltar in English:

saltar

verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb

  • 2 2.1 (aparecer)saltar a algo ambos equipos saltan al terreno de juego the two teams are now coming out onto the pitch salta ahora a las pantallas comerciales is now on release at commercial theaters (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) cinemas cuatro nombres saltan de inmediato a la memoria four names immediately spring to mind salta a la vista que están descontentos it's patently obvious o/or quite clear that they're unhappy la noticia saltó a la primera página de los periódicos the story hit the headlines o/or made front-page news 2.2 (pasar) saltar de algo a algo to jump from sth to sth el disco ha saltado del cuarto al primer puesto the record has jumped from number four to number one saltaba de una idea a otra she was jumping about o/or skipping from one idea to the next
  • 5 [familiar/colloquial] (perder un empleo) to get the shove o/or chop [familiar/colloquial]

verbo transitivo/transitive verb

verbo pronominal/pronominal verb (saltarse)

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